2010-03-18 / Sports

Sports Shorts

Pee Wee Sports Camp on the horizon

DAVISON — The six-week camp introduces children to the fundamentals of a variety of sports, such as T-ball, soccer and basketball. A great way to experiment with different sports, open to kids ages 4-6. Cost: $45. Camp runs at Hahn Gym, Saturdays, April 24-May 29, 11-11:45 a.m. — L.P.

Calling all men’s softball players

DAVISON — The Davison Eagles is looking for men’s softball teams for their upcoming league. Games are played Monday-Thursday at the Eagles’ complex. Details: Larry Fromwiller at 810-653-6902. —

L.P.

Power the kids through Karate

DAVISON — The 8-week class is offered to elementary students who want to learn the basics of Karate. Master Lyle will focus on balance, strength training, stretching, discipline, listening & motor skills. Cost: $40. Class takes place at Hill Elementary and is instructed by PKSA Karate Club. Runs Mondays April 19-June 14, 6-6:45 p.m. —

L.P.

Tee up the youngsters

DAVISON — The three-session instructional program will be run by a PGA trained professional, Kevin Morgan, Golf Pro at Copper Ridge Golf Course. The program will include lessons on grip, stance, set- up, full swing, chipping, putting, specialty shots, rules and etiquette. Class is geared for kids ages 7 and up. Cost: $70, includes range balls. (includes range balls). Sessions take place at Copper Ridge Mondays, June 28-July 12, 3:30- 4:30 p.m. — L.P.

Basic soccer skills sessions

DAVISON — This six-week class is for kids who want to learn the beginning skills of soccer that will be taught through fun, age appropriate games. Sessions are geared to develop physical skill and fitness. Class is best for kids ages 4-6. Cost: $45. Classes take place at Hahn gymnasium Saturdays, April 24-May 29 from 9-10 a.m. — L.P. Beginner basketball

DAVISON — This six-week instructional session provides a fun way for kids to learn fundamentals of basketball. Kids will learn how to pass, dribble and shoot the ball. Best suited for kids in grades 1-5. Cost: $45. Sessions take place at Hahn gymnasium, Saturdays April 24-May 29, 10-11 a.m. — L.P.

Get on board the Macker bandwagon

BURTON — Gus Macker officials have confirmed that the 3-on-3 street basketball tournament will once again return to Burton’s Courtland Center during the Memorial Day weekend, May 29-31. To sign up your team log on to www.macker.com The tournament will begin at 8 a.m. Details: 810- 744-0742. — E.H.

IMA Junior Golf set to start

BURTON — An instructional junior golf academy will run June 23-Aug. 11 at the IMA Brookwood Golf Course. Cost: $95 per student. Academy is run by PGA Teaching Pro Joe Simpson. Class runs for one hour on Wednesdays. Fee includes instruction, hat, sleeve of balls, celebration tournament, awards and banquet. — L.P.

Ryan Schlee soccer tourney returns

GRAND BLANC — The 16th annual Ryan Schlee 3-on-3 soccer tournament returns to the Rick Hartker Soccer Complex on Maple Road in Grand Blanc. The tournament draws teams from across Michigan and out-of-state. Sponsored by the Grand Blanc Community Schools Soccer Parents, the tournament will run Saturday, July 24.

The event was created in memory of Ryan Schlee, a Grand Blanc grad and varsity soccer player, who was killed shortly after graduation in a car accident. The tournament awards two $500 scholarships to one boy and one girl player at Grand Blanc, and also helps support the purchase of equipment, field rentals and more. Cost is $100, includes a minimum of three games and Tshirt. Details: www.grandblancsoccer. net. — L.P.

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